Last Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014, 18:50
While the skyscrapers and growing satellite city projects in India are fast emerging as markers of development, the new towns pose serious health risks to the poor, a study has found.
Last Updated: Saturday, January 11, 2014, 19:11
At least 71 people have died of cholera in Nigeria`s Kano state, an official said.
Last Updated: Saturday, January 11, 2014, 00:07
Less than 12 percent of children use toilets in India and this is leading to diseases like diarrhoea, cholera and typhoid, social scientists said here Friday.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 07, 2013, 15:31
Researchers have discovered a way of traversing the blood-brain barrier, as well as a similar physiological obstacle in the eye, the retinal-blood barrier.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 29, 2013, 09:06
As many as 74 people have died of cholera in Nigeria, the country`s health minister said Monday.
Last Updated: Friday, October 25, 2013, 13:32
Cuban researchers are working on developing two cholera oral-vaccines, one of which is in advanced clinical trials, experts said here.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 24, 2013, 10:34
Cholera has killed nine people and infected 100 others this month in Namu village in Nigeria`s central Plateau state, a senior health official said Wednesday.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 17, 2013, 14:11
A clinical study has shown for the first time that an oral cholera vaccine (ShancholTM) provides sustained protection against cholera in humans for up to five years.